Dogs Trust

COVID-19 info: Our rehoming centres are currently closed to the public but you can still adopt some of our dogs: take a look at their profiles to see which ones. We’ve set up a new rehoming process which includes social distancing measures to help keep staff and adopters safe.

Royal Parks Half Marathon

Team Dogs Trust runner at Royal Parks 2018

This autumnal half marathon takes in some of the capital's most famous landmarks and four of the eight stunning Royal Parks.


Key details

Date: 11th October 2020
Location: London
Distance: Half Marathon
Age: 17 or over
Registration fee: £30
Sponsorship target: £300
Registration deadline: TBC


How to apply for a guaranteed charity place for 2020

Get a charity place by clicking on the link below. We ask all participants to raise a minimum of £300, but we’re here to support you, every paw of the way.

Apply for a place today  


Want to join our team in 2020 with your own place?

Got a place already? If you already have a place through the organisers, please complete the form below.

Request a fundraising pack  


What do you get from Dogs Trust?

  • A personalised t-shirt or running vest
  • A fundraising guide
  • Access to Dogs Trust promotional items including collection box, banner and stickers
  • Fundraising support from the Community Fundraising Team
  • Support from our Dogs Trust cheering points on the day

How will your sponsorship help?

Your valued donations go a long way to look after the dogs at Dogs Trust. Here are some figures to give you an idea of how your sponsorship from this event can help the dogs in our care.

£10 could provide a new training lead for one of our canine residents.

£20 could provide a comfy dog bed for one of our canine residents.

£35.80 could pay for the cost of looking after a dog for a day at a Dogs Trust rehoming centre.

Raise the £300 sponsorship target for this event, and you could provide a week’s care for one of our canine residents, including vet care and a comfy bed.

Take on the #TwoPointSixChallenge

If you’re looking for a lockdown challenge, the 2.6 Challenge could be just the thing to help boost your fundraising. Help us continue to care for our four legged friends by joining our Pawesome Team and raise vital funds using the numbers 2 & 6... however you want!

How to get involved